Tamara Russell

Tamara Russell is a textile artist specialising in free machine embroidery, hand stitching and mending, based in Melbourne.


She has been making her clothes and mending since a teenager. She loves to personalise her wardrobe with visible mending and embellishment.


Tamara enjoys teaching various forms of mending and embroidery. It is a core part of her practice along with her work promoting and facilitating community arts projects and sustainable practices.


She happily accepts commissions to mend your old favourites.

Click on the button below to listen to Tamara talking to Arts Muster founder, Samantha Tannous, about sustainable fashion.